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Windows 7: Dualboot 2 Windows 7 installs

12 Jul 2013   #11

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You will need a second product key for the second install of Windows 7.

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12 Jul 2013   #12

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

I know, and I've got one, so It's ok :)
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12 Jul 2013   #13
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You can also link the files from the other OS into the booted OS's related Library - Include a Folder - Windows 7 Forums.'

That way in Documents, for example, you'll see all Documents from both OS's in one window. If you want to drag one to the other OS you can do it there.
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12 Jul 2013   #14

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Good idea, Thanks!
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12 Jul 2013   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate Retail Box (64-bit installed) + Service Pack 1

One tip, I would NOT use the same User name for both 7's to avoid confusion, if you are truly exposing all files to both.

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